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Old 01-17-2008, 08:57 AM   #1
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New install of KDE... fonts are wrong and can't read them.

I just installed CentOS 5 and KDE and when I run KDE, everything that should be text is just a black hollow square
(like those Unicode Korean fonts on Windows when you don't have the font installed).

I can't read the desktop or KDE start menu... You can't even look the KDE Terminal.

Any suggestions?
Old 01-17-2008, 07:34 PM   #2
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ok i fixed it, just ran:
yum install xorg-x11-fonts*

and restarted kde and it worked!


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